Popular Accommodations in Bloemendaal
Highlights in Bloemendaal
- 4,3 km long sandy beach
- Zuid-Kennemerland National Park
- Visit to Amsterdam
- Castle ruin Brederode
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Vacation rentals in Bloemendaal
The holiday resort of Bloemendaal, which borders the city of Haarlem to the east and the Zuid Kennemerland National Park to the west, is considered the pearl of the Dutch North Sea coast, not least because of its picturesque location. If you are looking for a comfortable and family-friendly holiday home, you will find it in Bloemendaal. There is a particularly wide choice in the city centre, where you can take advantage of the short distances to restaurants and shopping as well as excellent public transport connections for excursions to Haarlem and Amsterdam, only 19 kilometres away.A vacation rental with sea view
You like it a little more quiet and want to spend your holiday in the middle of the green? Then a vacation rental in the Bloemendaal an Zee district is ideal for you. The holiday accommodations in the multi-storey apartment buildings on the coastline, which offer a panoramic view of the North Sea from their windows and balconies, are particularly beautifully situated. From your apartment in Bloemendaal an Zee it's just a stone's throw to the beach and the lakes of the national park.
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The unofficial title of pearl of the Dutch North Sea coast is not without reason for Bloemendaal, as the beach stretches for more than 4.3 kilometres in the municipality. While the fine sand invites you to dig and relax in the beach shell, the shallow surf is ideal for splashing around with your offspring to your heart's content. While the seaside resort also has a nudist beach about one kilometre long, your dogs can also let off steam to their heart's content on the beach section between the nudist beach and the Parnassia departure.Active holiday in the Zuid-Kennemerland National Park
Thanks to its proximity to the national park, active holidaymakers will find Bloemendaal to their liking, as it has a well-developed network of paths that will lead you through light coastal forests, past picturesque lakes, over gentle dunes to wild and romantic stretches of coast. Alternatively, you can rent an e-bike directly on site and explore the hinterland even in strong winds without sweating too much.
In the village there is a cemetery of honour for 373 Dutch resistance fighters from the Second World War.
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The almost completely rebuilt ruins of Brederode Castle prove that the region was already a beautiful spot in the Middle Ages. Explore the walls surrounded by mystical moors and get to the bottom of the secrets of this very special place, which has served as a motif for countless painters.Excursion to Amsterdam
In any case, you should take advantage of the proximity to Amsterdam and visit the Dutch metropolis. In addition to the cosy canals, countless museums such as the National Museum, the Rembrandthaus and the Tropical Museum await visitors of all ages.Full throttle on the Circuit Zandvoort
You always wanted to sit at the wheel of a real racing car and heat the asphalt at 200 km/h? Then a trip to the race track in Zandvoort, just a few kilometres to the south, is exactly the right thing for you, because after a briefing you will be on the track in a Porsche 911, a Ford Mustang or a touring car.
Things to know
The North Atlantic climate ensures that the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Bloemendaal is between the end of May and mid-September. While hikers and cyclists can look forward to numerous hours of sunshine and mild temperatures at this time of year, bathers should book their vacation rental in Bloemendaal for midsummer. Especially between the end of June and the end of August, the local temperatures of over 25 degrees Celsius and a water temperature of around 18 degrees Celsius ensure the best bathing conditions.